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4-5 km/h: St. Andrews, Sunnybrook & Glendon (14.5 KM) (8/21/2022)

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The Basics:
Event Type:Urban Hike
Event Location: York Mills Subway Station - N.E. Corner
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Aug 21 2022  11:00 AM
Registration Cut Off: Sun, Aug 21 2022 6:25:00 AM
Event Duration:3-4 hours
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Fletcher
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Member Cost:Voluntary Donation Only (See Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:22
Minimum Group Size:4
Number Registered So Far: 22 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: Yes

Itinerary:

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  1. If you are vaccinated and have travelled outside of Canada within the last 14 days, you have read and will follow the federal laws as per Government of Canada - Travel to Canada: Requirements for COVID- 19 vaccinated travellers Web site
  2. If you are unvaccinated and have travelled outside of Canada within the last 14 days, you are compelled by law to be in quarantine and cannot lawfully attend this event, as per the Federal Government’s website
  3. You will take and pass the Ontario COVID-19 self-assessment on-line questionnaire. within 48 hours of the start of the event.


EVENT DETAILS

So, I've randomly selected a hike out of my personal urban hiking database for today's hike.

This 14.5 KM hike will travel between York Mills & Lawrence Station.

We'll aim for a pace of 4-5 km/h

The hike will be on a combination of paved park paths, neighborhood sidewalks and gravel paths, single dirt trails and even through a cemetery at one point.

In terms of hills, there's probably about 2 hills of at least 50 meters and one long staircase, also just under 50 meters.

We'll stop at Edwards Gardens for a washroom about 1.25 hours into the hike. There's a 2nd option in Sunnybrook Park, about 2 hours into the hike.
Also York Mills Centre at the start point has a washroom as well.

As this hike is a little longer than my typical urban hikes, we'll do a snack break about 8.5 KM into the hike in Sunnybrook Park.


Required Items to Bring:
  • Hiking boots / hiking shoes
  • Weather appropriate clothing
  • Water
  • Flashlight / Headlight
  • Recommended Items to Bring:
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  • First Aid Kit
  • A smile
  • Whistle
  • Sunscreen / Bug Spray
  • $20 For Your TOC 2022 Badge

  • How to Get There:
    Event Directions:

    York Mills Subway Station is located on the Yonge Subway line, seven stops north of Bloor.
    We will meet on the North East corner of Yonge/York Mills.
    If its raining or cold, I'll just be inside the York Mills Centre.

    For those of you driving, there's a located just south of York Mills on the east side of Yonge Street.

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    MAP

    Picture of Meeting Location


    Notes:

    Please ensure that you check the 'TTC service updates website' for any potential closures.

    Please arrive on time, I will turn off my cell phone once the hike begins.


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